Newport Crown Court has fined a pipe manufacturing firm a total of £200,000 and ordered to pay costs of £27,724 after pleading guilty to offences under Regulations 5,6,7, and 8 of the Control of Vibration at Work Regulations 2005.
Teeside Magistrates’ Court has sentenced a gas fitter for illegally carrying out gas work on 3 occasions.
Preston Crown Court has fined a Cumbrian based company £15,000 after pleading guilty to breaching Regulation 11(1) of the Provision and Use of Work Equipment Regulations 1998.
The Health and Safety Executive (HSE) has successfully prosecuted a Suffolk based firm after an agency worker sustained serious injuries when, a one tonne marble sheet fell on him at a Felixstowe site.
Peterborough Crown Court has fined a large food manufacturing company £800,000 with costs of £12,831.51 after pleading guilty to breaching Regulation 11(1) of the Provision and Use of Work Equipment Regulations 1998 and Section 2(1) of the Health and Safety at Work etc Act 1974.